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LET IT GO

Today is the release of my new record, “Voyageur In Song”, songs written on and with the Six String Nation guitar, nick-named Voyageur.  This incredible instrument is made of 64 pieces of Canadian history and culture.  I…

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THE VOICES OF VOYAGEUR

Let me share with you a “behind the scenes” sneak peek at a unique recording session for the last track on the record. I wanted to do something special, something that showcased the different voices hidden in the Six…

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MUSIC HELPS ME SURVIVE

In these crazy times I hope you’ve been able to find some sanity in-between the sanitization and daily panic of the pandemic. To coin a word from Robbie Burns, the whole world has gone “tapsalteerie”! 

HEART-FELT 
Speaking of…

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MANDATORY HIBERNATION

Hi folks, 
I’ve been on a bit of a mandatory hibernation for the past few months due to some health issues that had to be dealt with.  But I’m happy to say that I am coming out the other side!…

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UK TOUR DATES

Scotland, England & Wales, I’m heading your way.  Is there a date anywhere near you?

SOMETHING NEW & SOMETHING TRUE

NEW VIDEO IN THE WORKS FOR “WHEN YOU THINK NO ONE LOVES YOU” 

I am delighted to let you know that over the next few months I’ll be shooting a music video for the song “When You Think…

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ROCKIN' & A REELIN'

"the 6/8 time signature..underpins six beautifully mature songs, naturally & ingeniously"

Thanks to David Innes and the UK's Rock'n Reel Magazine for the 4 star review in their Nov/Dec issue

MAGAZINE REVIEW FROM THE UK

“little known outside of Canada, but this is a persuasive argument for spreading the word.”

Thanks to Mike Davies and FATEA Magazine for the positive ink! Check out the full review below.

An ex-pat Scot now based in Toronto,…

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SWEET HOME & CHICAGO

I hope your summer is off to a superb start.  The last couple of weeks have kept me guessing what time zone I’m in.  I flew home to bonnie Scotland where I played at a touching memorial for Grahame

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SONG CONTESTS & SONG CONTEXTS

As some of you know, I have a tendency to trot out my tunes and see how they fare in the furlongs of song contests. Over the years I’ve had my share of winners and losers and recently I…

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PAINTING THE MUSIC

It’s not uncommon to get a peak “behind the scenes” of a studio recording session but I thought you might enjoy this little 1min 30 sec video look "behind the evolution" of the cover artwork by Paul W. Thompson on…

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LET IT GO, LET IT FLY

“There’s so many things we can’t hold, let it go” 

As some of you may know, I’ve been holding on to my latest record “Six in 6/8” for the last wee while. Well, I’m excited that the time…

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GIGS OUT OF THE ORDINARY

Happy autumn everyone. I hope you’re enjoying the seasonal colour changes wherever you are. I wanted to give you a wee update on a few interesting gigs in the GTA and let you know what’s up with the new record. 

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SUMMER GIGS AND A NEW RECORD

Hope you are embracing some of the many joys of summer.  For me, maybe it’s the wandering I did through the glens as a wee boy but this year I’ve had great fun sighting almost 30 different birds in…

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TWENTY YEARS AGO

It was February 22nd, 1997.  Some of you may have been there, some of you may have since bought the album. But 20 years ago today my first solo record 100 Camels was launched at Twiggy's on Queen West in…

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Banner photograph by Dave Crowder & "Six in 6/8" cover artwork by Paul W. Thompson

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